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  • Parenting Planners Work

    Post Call Relief

    Black Friday: Full Focus I’ve had some requests to share some Black Friday deals in the planner world! To be honest, I am not that much of a Black Friday shopper. I often buy…

    November 22, 2022
  • Parenting Work

    Call Week Check In

    At work, I’ve been mostly cheerful. I really don’t mind hospital work. I like feeling useful to other teams as a consultant. I have a sweet and engaged resident working with me, which is…

    November 16, 2022
  • life Travel Work

    Mindset + Fun Ways To Look Ahead

    Mindset I had a good day yesterday. On paper it was rather busy and I ended up fielding bedtime solo which was a bit more complicated since A had gymnastics with a 7 pm…

    October 25, 2022
  • life Work

    TIRED / “Part Time” / ETC

    Tired today. And still feeling the transition/growing pains I discussed last week. It’s so funny – 10/1 I went part time. I’ve already received one smaller paycheck (though it wasn’t that much smaller because…

    October 18, 2022
  • life Work


    Mind Like Water? I just finished reading David Allen’s Making It All Work, his 2008 sequel to the iconic and influential Getting Things Done. This was my morning non-fiction read for the entire month…

    September 27, 2022
  • life Work

    Margins + Sneaky Social Media

    AHHHH this week has felt almost insurmountable. I am getting through it, though! My biggest issues have included: Not being on track with sleep (mini-vac was worth it but sleep debt/sleep disruption was real)…

    September 15, 2022
  • Work

    Medicine, the Patriarchy, and My EPIC Inbox

    So in the midst of the sleep-related comments (will report back on that in a few days), a kind reader forwarded me this blog post, which references this article. It ended up in the…

    August 18, 2022